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Miller Hill Post Office to close Aug. 12

The location is closed until further notice due to the loss of its building lease.

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The Miller Hill Post Office will be closing, the U.S. Postal Service announced Wednesday.
1999 file / Duluth News Tribune
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DULUTH — The U.S. Postal Service announced Wednesday that the Miller Hill Post Office, 4901 Matterhorn Drive, will close until further notice due to the loss of its building lease. It confirmed Friday that it will be closed starting Aug. 12.

From Aug. 15 through Sept. 2, Miller Hill Post Office customers may pick up mail, packages, and post office box mail at the Duluth Main Post Office, 2800 W. Michigan St., from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Miller Hill Post Office customers whose mail is on hold will also be able to retrieve their mail on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the same location.

The plan would revise existing service standards for first-class mail letters from the current one to three days to one to five days.

Information about alternate collection box locations, collection times, postal products and services can be found at usps.com .

Customers with questions or comments about their mail service should call 800-275-8777.

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The U.S. Postal Service said in the news release that it "generally receives no tax dollars for operating expenses, and relies on the sale of postage, products, and services to fund its operations."

This story was updated at 1:57 p.m. Aug. 5 with confirmation from the U.S. Postal Service about the Miller Hill location's closing date. It was originally posted at 5:50 p.m. Aug. 3.

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